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​Geographic location affects firm renewal

​Geographic location affects firm renewal

News   •   Feb 01, 2018 10:01 UTC

In a time where technical development and other changes are happening at a fast pace, companies are having a hard time standing out in a tough global competition. What makes or breaks companies in the strive to compete within their markets? In a new PhD thesis in economics from Jönköping International Business School, Tina Wallin has analyzed how regional characteristics can affect firm renewal.

A new Sustainability Network at JU

News   •   Jun 09, 2015 06:26 UTC

The background of the JU sustainability network is a report written by a group of researchers, representing all four schools at JU. During the meeting in May, there were discussions on different ideas to advance JU´s work with sustainability.

eastForum 2015: Progress in Functional and sustainable Surface technology

News   •   Jun 05, 2015 06:21 UTC

School of Engineering, east European Academy of Surface technology and SP technical Research Institute of Sweden organises the eastForum 2015 conference on 25-26 June in Lund.

New project: Innovation Runway

News   •   Jun 02, 2015 06:24 UTC

​Science Park and Jönköping University now starts Innovation Runway, a project aimed at developing innovations in existing companies in the region.

​Prosthetic and orthotic service in developing countries

​Prosthetic and orthotic service in developing countries

News   •   Nov 12, 2014 06:54 UTC

How well do prosthetic and orthotic services work in countries characterized by poverty and civil war? Lina Magnusson, who last Friday became the first female Swedish prosthetist/orthotist with a PhD, wrote her dissertation on this topic.

​High family stress can impact a child’s immune system

​High family stress can impact a child’s immune system

News   •   Mar 03, 2014 06:56 UTC

High family stress can lead to the child’s immune system being affected,as a research group at the School of Health Sciences at Jönköping University and the Faculty of Health Sciences at Linköping University in Sweden shows in a study being published in the renowned American periodical Journal of Immunology.

​New book by Leon Barkho

​New book by Leon Barkho

News   •   Jan 23, 2014 07:00 UTC

From Theory to Practice: How to Apply and Assess Impartiality in News and Current Affairs Leon Barkho, PhD, has come out with a new book, that has been published by both Intellect (UK) and Chicago Universitiy Press US): From Theory to Practice: How to Apply and Assess Impartiality in News and Current Affairs.